William Rolland Gallery of Fine Art


Object 16 - Green and Orange - photo by Timothy Crutchett

Virtual Lecture Series: The Tentmakers of Cairo

June 19, 2020

The Tentmakers of Cairo brings together the stories of the tentmakers and their extraordinary tents—from the huge tent pavilions, or suradiq, of the streets of Egypt, to the souvenirs of the First… Read More


Virtual Lecture Series: Sak Yant: Sacred Tattoo Art

May 21, 2020

This lecture will provide a basic understanding of Buddhism in Southeast Asia, and the role Sak Yant tattoos play in contemporary merit making in Thailand.… Read More


Virtual Lecture Series: Women Artists Throughout History

May 14, 2020

This lecture will discuss accomplished women artists throughout history and their influences on art and culture.… Read More


Virtual Lecture Series: Art in Santa Fe

May 13, 2020

Discover Santa Fe's historic art districts. Learn how it developed into the creative hub it is today, and take a look at artwork by local artists.… Read More


Virtual Lecture Series: Wedding Customs of 15th Century Florence

May 7, 2020

This talk discusses the development of wedding customs in 15th century Florence and the art associated with these ceremonies.… Read More


Virtual Lecture Series: Mummies and More–Discovering Ancient Egypt

April 30, 2020

Explore the art and archaeology of Ancient Egypt while learning about pyramids, mummification, hieroglyphics, King Tut-Ankh-Amun, and more.… Read More


Virtual Lecture Series: Private Museums in Turkey and India

April 23, 2020

With the emergence of privately-funded museums, this lecture discusses the effects of localized art spaces on cityscapes in Turkey and India. … Read More


Virtual Lecture Series: Intro to Australian Art

April 16, 2020

An introduction to five ideas that have shaped Australian art, from Indigenous cultures to colonial legacies and beyond. … Read More

Meleko Headshot

POSTPONED Acts of Resistance: Lecture by Artist Meleko Mokgosi

March 31, 2020


Steven Church

CANCELLED I’m Just Getting to the Disturbing Part: Reading & Conversation with writer Steven Church

March 26, 2020